Final update: Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says the deal is done:
Rams have completed trade with Denver for WR Brandon Lloyd. He is now a Ram.
Brandon Lloyd is being dealt to the Rams. More to come on NFL.com and NFL Network.
Short and sweet and LaCanfora has updated with more information:
Rams and Broncos still working out some final details, and WR Brandon Lloyd preparing to join the Rams. Should be finalized soon
Lloyd to Rams not a done deal yet, but Rams are working on it. Broncos tell Lloyd not to come to work today. (They are practicing today.)
Broncos and Rams trying to get done a trade for WR Brandon Lloyd. As one official involved in talks just texted, “Still working on deal.”
Yet another official involved in trade talks between Broncos and Rams texted there is no trade done and there are a “lot of hurdles.”
Turf Show Times then reported that benched WR Mike Sims-Walker has been released to make room for Lloyd:
Brandon Lloyd coming to the Rams. MSW released…
The Rams are doing their best to try to get in the news in St. Louis with the baseball Cardinals going to the World Series.